Oct 4, 2012 7:00am PDT
morning to our viewers in the west, it is thursday, october 4th, 2012. welcome to "cbs this morning." mitt romney outshines president obama in their first debate. >>> raising the stakes in the ongoing civil war in syria. >>> baseball has its first triple crown winner since 1967. >>> and who would want to tear down a house by one of america's greatest architects? >>> we begin with a look at today's "eye opener" your world in 90 seconds. >>> millions of americans have been buried. they're just being crushed. >> mitt romney goes on the offensive at the first presidential debate. >> five weeks before the election, he's saying his big, bold idea is never mind. >> you're entitled as the president, you own an airplane and you own a house but not to your own facts. >> romney was able to out obama obama. >> we don't know whether debates matter but we do know debates over whether debates matter matter. >>> syrian targets in retaliation from shelling from syria that struck a border village, killing five civilians. >> very, very dangerous situation. >>> a rare and deadly meningitis outbreak from stero
Oct 4, 2012 4:30am PDT
it would have been called. >> reporter: an instant cbs news poll chose romney the overwhelming winner. 46% of the people we surveyed said romney won the debate. but moderator and pbs anchor jim lehrer might not feel the same way. >> i'm sorry, jim, i'm going to stop this subsidy to pbs. i'm going to stop other things. i like pbs. i love big bird. i actually like you, too. but i'm not going to keep on spending money for things to borrow money from china to pay for it. >> reporter: they will square off again october 16. bigad shaban, cbs news, denver. >> even people in california say romney won the debate last night. an exclusive poll of adults here in the golden state show 48% think governor romney won compared to 34% for president obama. 18% felt there was no clear-cut winner. >>> we would like to get a discussion going this morning. who do you think won round one of the presidential debates and why? comment on facebook, twitter or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. >>> we know the candidates in debates sometimes put spins on the facts to benefit their arguments. here are a couple of fact che
Oct 1, 2012 5:00am PDT
way you can beat the heat. cbs 5. >> thank you. those are good tips there. >> or stay inside. we were watching the raider game at your house. i walked outside after the game depressed of course. but it was so hot. we forgot how warm it was. >> i know. and it's going to get hotter. >> we have very few days like this left. you want to enjoy it but be careful. head to the ocean, a good day to dip those toes out in the water. nice clear skies all the way to the coastline right now. you can already see mild temperatures to begin the day. by the afternoon, it is going to be hot in many spots. high pressure sitting overhead. the skies nice and clear out toward the beaches. these temperatures are going to be running well above average. fairly pleasant at this time of year. today see these thurs soaring as much as 21 degrees. 102 degrees in liver more. more on the weather and everything else. >> let's take you outside and show you what's going on. back to work monday morning and things are looking good. this is 880 by the oakland coliseum. downtown, no delays here. in the clear, 16 minutes bet
Oct 2, 2012 6:00am EDT
. >>> cbs this morning, they are talking presidential debate. >> anderson cooper stops by studio 57. >>> i'll be back with a live update a weather and traffic. see you in a little bit. >>> go nats.